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Whether you're shopping for a 7-year-old girl who is into glitter and sparkles, science experiments, or both, you'll want to make sure you're getting her something that encourages her to create. These gifts encourage creativity and self-expression across a variety of interests, one of which is sure to fit your 7-year-old.
Here, the best gifts for 7-year-old girls:
L.O.L Surprise! toys are known for packing in plenty of fun, and the 2-in-1 Glamper Fashion Camper is no exception. The van comes with a L.O.L. Surprise! doll and 55 different accessories and surprises. The camper itself unfolds and expands to a whopping 2 x 3-foot furnished backdrop for all of your little girl’s L.O.L adventures to play out.
This karaoke machine's fun lights and Bluetooth functionality will make it a big hit with any 7-year-old girl that loves to sing. Whether you have a budding musical star in your house or are looking for a fun activity at your child’s next sleepover, the Singing Machine Bluetooth Karaoke System is sure to pump out all the hits. The machine can play CDs or use Bluetooth or USB input for music straight from your device, so your 7-year-old can belt out all of her favorite hits on the microphone.
If you’re looking for a hands-on STEM gift that provides hours of entertainment, look no further than Brain Flakes. This set of 500 interlocking plastic discs is ready to become whatever your young builder envisions. The plastic discs are brightly colored and snap together easily. Included with the discs are instructions to build a three-dimensional Brain Flakes ball, but the options are endless.
The Bubbly Surprise set from L.O.L Surprise! includes a doll, pet, and six other surprises your 7-year-old girl will love opening. One thing you’ll appreciate is that the surprises come housed in a plastic sparkly case cute enough that your little girl may enjoy carrying it as a purse, or as a place to stash a collection of L.O.L Surprise! dolls. The real fun of this L.O.L Surprise! set is the fact that the doll and pet are hidden away inside of a fizzy ball—dissolve it in water to reveal the big surprise.
Give Botley the Coding Robot to any 7-year-old girl to introduce her to the fun of coding activities. Botley is a screen-free way to introduce coding and makes a great intro to STEM. This activity set is intended to be a fun learning resource and comes with plenty of activity options to keep kids engaged, including a remote programmer, 40 coding cards, and 6 double-sided tiles, plus 27 obstacle building pieces for a fun challenge! And while Botley makes cute robot noises, parents do appreciate that there is a switch to turn the sound off.
For the best gift for 7-year-old girls who love arts and crafts, check out this on-trend I Love Llamas Kit. The 161-piece set includes everything needed to make six different llama-themed projects, including items your little girl will enjoy using or gifting—like a bracelet, a charm, a headband, a stuffed llama, and more. The projects are both easy and fun.
You’re never too old for an inspiring bedtime story, and this book is packed full with 100 stories of inspiring women from all over the world. Give your 7-year-old girl encouraging and powerful stories to read just before bed—or during her free time. One standout feature of this book is the beautiful, full-color portraits that accompany each woman’s story.
The Barbie Dreamplane Playset is a great gift for the young girl that loves all things Barbie. The plane is a unique and fashionable transportation option and playset. It includes 15 pieces to make Barbie's travel experience feel extra luxe. Parents report that this Barbie playset is plenty big enough for Barbie and her friends and provided a great springboard for imaginative play.
The Kidizoom Smartwatch DX is a top tech gift for 7-year-olds and packs plenty of fun into a wrist-sized device. This popular kids smartwatch includes a calendar, calculator, and camera that takes both photos and videos. To keep kids entertained on the go, it also includes 3 different activities, 5 games, and more. This watch is ready to go out of the box and doesn’t require a long set-up process or software download. Reviewers also say it seems to be durable and resilient enough to withstand the demands of an active child.
This Unicorn Hooded Throw Blanket is a cozy and cute gift for a unicorn-loving 7-year-old. The soft knit wearable blanket includes a horn and colorful fringe that will mimic your child’s favorite mythical animal. Kids will love using this blanket for relaxing at home or taking it on the go—and parents will appreciate that it’s machine washable for a quick clean!
Friendship bracelets have been upgraded, thanks to the Cra-Z-Art Shimmer ‘n Sparkle Bracelet Loom. The Shimmer ‘n Sparkle loom includes an instruction booklet and 600 rubber bands ready to be transformed into multicolored bracelets and rings. You can easily purchase refill rubber bands when the initial supply runs out, and the loom can be reused for years to come.
For a 7-year-old girl with a green thumb, the Mini Explorer Light-Up Terrarium Kit makes a great gift. This kit includes the terrarium, soil, sand, river rocks, decorations, and seeds to complete an indoor mini garden. The lid features an LED light that can be turned on to illuminate your little girl’s growing garden.
Qwirkle is best described as a modern version of dominos and challenges players to build color and shape combinations. It can be played by two to four people, but you can buy an additional game set if you want more players in on the action. It's challenging enough to keep the whole family entertained but easy enough for kids to play with friends.
Illuminated by a long-lasting LED light, this board is sized to hold a standard sheet of paper (or slightly larger). The kit includes ten tracing sheets for two different scenes, and more tracing sheets are available online. Reviewers say that the light is bright enough that your child can use regular printer paper once the initial supply of tracing paper is depleted. It's an ideal gift for 7-year-old girls that love to draw and it also makes a great activity for the car, since the tracing board is slim and portable.
Shrink art is a fun way to create homemade, personalized accessories and gifts. Use the included shrink art sheets for freeform designs or take advantage of the included design templates. The kit includes enough supplies to make up to 21 charms. You can easily add in your own household art supplies to add more color to the shrink art creations.
This Polly Pocket set is a great gift for 7-year-old girls that love imaginative play. The self-contained playset opens to reveal a fun, Flamingo-themed backdrop for the adventures of Polly and her friend Lila. Little girls will love exploring the clubhouse and acting out adventures.
This Unicorn slime set includes everything your 7-year-old needs to make brightly-colored slime. It even has mixes so she can add fun scents and unexpected additions like glitter, beads, and more. Girls can mix-and-match included items to create their own personal slime—there are over 100 different combinations!
Hair chalk is an easy (and temporary) way for girls to have some fun with a new ‘do. This ten-piece set of hair chalk includes both metallic and bright shades and each pen is good for up to 80 applications. The pens are easily washable and can also be used as face paint for even more creative fun.
Paper dolls have captivated little girls for decades, and this book brings a trendy new theme—mermaids—to the medium. The book includes various dolls and plenty of outfits for hours of imaginative play. People find that these Klutz paper dolls are especially well-made and sturdy, and the included stocky dots mean that outfits can be swapped out as many times as she wants.
This make-your-own fleece quilt is a fun craft activity for young girls that requires no special tools or equipment. The quilt is made from 40 fleece squares with pre-cut fringe that are knotted together to form a large and cozy blanket. Kids enjoy the thrill of completing this project all by themselves and parents love that it’s a mess-free craft!
The Schwinn Deelite Kid’s Bike is 20 inches high and includes a lightweight steel frame that is sized for riders between 4 and 5-feet tall. A bright pink and blue paint scheme and accessories like a handlebar pouch are sure to delight the new rider. The bike also includes kid-friendly safety features, like a rear coaster brake combined with hand brakes to help kids transition into a bigger bike.
This sequined backpack will have sparkle-loving 7-year-olds itching to head back to school. The backpack features colored sequins that can be reversed with a simple hand swipe. Inside, there’s plenty of room for little girls to stash all their stuff for school, weekend trips, or sleepovers.
Imagination While 7-year-old girls may know the difference between make-believe and reality, they still have plenty of imagination to entertain themselves and amuse others. Whether it’s a hands-on activity or a creative outlet to bring her dreams to life, you can't go wrong with a gift that helps her explore her own imagination.
Interaction Help your 7-year-old acclimate to the world around her with gifts and activities that strengthen her ability to communicate with others. Make the most of her silly sense of humor and help her develop social confidence. Games, karaoke, and other gifts that help her build confidence are great for her social development.
Creativity Most 7-year-olds are full of ideas and energy—plus, they're refining their fine motor skills by the day. Give her a fun, engaging way to explore her budding creativity and you’ll be delighted to see the fun and interesting things she comes up with. Choose from options like needlepoint, connector construction kits, and more.